Lumia 940, Lumia 940 XL with polycarbonate body are costlier than iPhone 6 and Galaxy S6

According to a recent report from trusted sources, Microsoft’s upcoming high-end phones Lumia 940 and Lumia 940 XL will feature a polycarbonate build. With said feature it should be cheaper than the top contenders like Samsung Galaxy S6 and Apple iPhone 6. However with this news coming in which suggests that this may not be the case and new Microsoft phones will be priced higher than their contenders. However this has to be taken with pinch of a salt as there is no official communication regarding this.

Current reports also hints at an iris scanner to be featured among both the devices. Lumia 940 will probably come with a 5.2inch screen with a 1080x1920p resolution making it a 424ppi pixel density device. Powered by Snapdragon 808 under the hood with a hexagon CPU it houses an Adreno 418 GPU handling graphics.

The Microsoft Lumia 940 XL will feature a 5.7inch screen with a 1440x2560p resolution giving screen a 515ppi pixel density. Powered by 64-bit Snapdragon 810 chipset, it carries an octa-core CPU and an  Adreno 430 GPU.

Housing 3GB of RAM with 32GB of onboard expandable storage, both the devices will feature a 20MP PureView rear camera, a 5MP selfie camera, and a triple LED flash which allows you to take good pictures in low-light conditions. Both will come with Windows 10 Mobile pre-installed and could be launched in November.

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